Nina Cook Hutchins, a longtime LaRue County educator, received a Distinguished Alumnus award April 25 during the 10th annual Senior Class and Alumni Celebration at Nelson County High School.
Hutchins graduated from Old Kentucky Home High School in 1966, which later was consolidated into what is now NCHS.
Hutchins was one of 13 honorees this year. The Nelson County Education Endowment Fund, Inc. NCEEF and the Nelson County School District sponsor the alumni celebration. The NCEEF is a non-profit volunteer organization created to foster business and community support for Nelson County Schools while enhancing educational opportunities for students.
Hutchins currently serves on the Hodgenville Main Street board of directors.